A male asked:
is cefpodoxime 200mg twice per day suitable for treating epididymo-orchitis? no sexual history and i have problems with quinolones.
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Yes, ...: Cefpodoxime is a third-generation cephlosporin, working well for uncomplicated UTI and gonorrhea; so, most likely, it will work well for you, but it is nice to know the selection of antibiotics for epididymo-orchitis is based on experience and assumption if no genito-urinary bacteria could be identified from urine or urethral specimen. So, take it and see. If not working as expected, reassessed.
Answered on Aug 18, 2016
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